Create an animated cursor from a FLI/FLC animation
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We recommend to learn more aboutcursors before following this tutorial
In this tutorial, we'll see how to make an animated cursor from a FLI/FLC animation file in one simple procedure. FLI/FLC is a very popular animation format used by most of the 3D rendering applications.
Other methods are available to create animated cursors from existing documents. See the following topics:
Opening the FLI/FLC animation file in Axialis CursorWorkshop
browse your folders and select your FLI/FLC file (Windows® standard dialog box).
A built-in Axialis File Browser window opens. Browse your disks, see
the thumbnail preview and double-click the FLI/FLC file you wish to open.
In the Recently
Used zone (in the main toolbar), type the full
pathname of the FLI/FLC file you wish to open then hit Enter.
Creating the animated cursor from this FLC animation
3. Choose Image/Create
4. The dialog
box New Animated Cursor From an Animation opens
5. In the Project Name group
read more about the cursor specifications see What
8. You can also apply a smooth/sharp filter to the final images.
9. When done,
click OK. The cursor is automatically
Note that despite the fact that FLI/FLC does not support transparency, CursorWorkshop has automatically detected the solid background and transformed it to a transparent background.
Setting the hot spot
is a Cursor for more info).
3. Select Draw/Set Cursor Hot Spot or press K. Click to the location of the hot spot..
4. The new location flashes for a short moment. The new hot spot location is now defined.
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